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Re: irritation makes perls

by ack (Deacon)
on Sep 28, 2009 at 15:15 UTC ( #797939=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to irritation makes perls

This is one of those nit-picky things that annoys me, but that I've gotten used to and it rarely bites me anymoer. The annoyance is the odd spelling of } elsif { in the if{} structures.

I've always been curious, why is it elsif rather than elseif?

As I noted, it is just an annoyance...nothing earth-shattering. On rare occasions I still end up mis-typiing it...I think my typing fingers get ahead of my brain...never a good thing.

ack Albuquerque, NM

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Re^2: irritation makes perls
by leocharre (Priest) on Sep 29, 2009 at 15:50 UTC
    and what about 'elif'

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